Under the supervision of Patrick Masson, Director of Expertise and Head of the Building Envelope Practice, the Building Envelope Project Manager is responsible for conducting a complete analysis of the envelope of the assigned buildings, both vertically and horizontally. He or she must identify the determining factors that can influence the deterioration of the components of the envelope and produce a precise technical report (waterproofing, insects, air, steam, thermal, etc.). This person will be required to be physically on site, boarding lifts to assess 20-storey high buildings, among others!
The key skills of the role are listening, analyzing, validating, teamwork, problem solving and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Your main responsibilities
Be the point of contact for interpretation and all things related to the building envelope;
Take the practice further and think outside the box to find the best solutions, not being afraid to challenge the status quo or question yourself;
Work in co-leadership with different leads and experts in envelope to understand, analyze and evaluate the behavior of a building envelope and synthesize it in an expert report.
The person we are looking for
Degree in construction engineering, architecture, engineering or other equivalent degree;
5-10+ years of experience in architecture OR building mechanics OR other relevant experience;
Strong interest in building expertise and envelope, experience in the field is a strong asset;
Good knowledge of the Quebec construction code;
Knowledge of the energy code, an asset;
Good knowledge of AutoCAD (Asset), Microsoft Office suite, Bluebeam, THERM (Asset), Wufi (Asset);
ASP construction card, an asset;
Able to travel easily (geographical limits of Quebec);
Excellent knowledge of spoken and written French;
Competency card for working at heights (an asset).
Conduct surveys and identify apparent conditions affecting the vertical and horizontal building envelope through inspections, tests, exploratory drilling, surveys, infrared thermography, etc.;
Produce technical reports (files) for clients and results tables;
Coordinate multidisciplinary teams for expertise (clients and subcontractors);
Ensure the follow-up and the respect of the project schedule;
Ensure the follow-up and the respect of the budget;
Understand and use electronic reading instruments (manometer, tramex, etc..);
Evaluate the continuity of the air, water, vapor and thermal sealing plans of the envelope;
Prepare survey drawings on Bluebeam;
Participate in meetings;
Use lifting equipment (crane, aerial bucket, etc.) and work at heights;
Develop and maintain a relationship of trust with your team and your clients;
Work between the office and the outdoors, in all seasons and even at night.
A team spirit in a multidisciplinary company that improves people's lives, 100% Quebec people's lives, 100% Quebec-owned and operated
Useful projects developed in a company that encourages creativity, fun and excellence
Have the chance to evolve every day on a personal and professional level, in a company with a human dimension
Be encouraged to unleash your creativity in a climate where different ideas are welcomed
Open-mindedness to question the obvious/differences, meeting after meeting, project after project, place after place
Flexible conditions (being in action between 10am and 4pm) for training and mentoring
Being listened to, recognized, encouraged and coached
Meet nice people from different backgrounds with different passions, who will become colleagues, friends, your team
Live a rich social life where fun is definitely present (Happy Hours, wine tastings, community picnics, cultural and sports outings, Christmas and summer parties bringing together the Montreal, Quebec City and Baie Comeau teams in an enchanting location)
Discounts from certain suppliers
Competitive salary and benefits (parking, computer, cell phone, public transportation, RRSP, payment of dues to an order, vacation flexibility, vacation purchase, health and wellness account, etc.)
Be part of our team
All of our architects work on projects of varying nature and complexity. At STGM we aim to provide opportunities that are aligned with the passions, talents and skills of each individual. Mentoring and coaching are part of our culture. We listen to what motivates you, whether you want to grow in a specific practice, develop generalist architectural skills, or consider a role that will allow you to exercise your leadership. Our work environment is one of passion, openness and ambition.
You decided to submit your application? We greatly appreciate it, but know that we will only contact those selected for an interview.
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